Today was the first day of our 2018 F. Wayne McLeskey Jr. Memorial Marlin Open and 8 of the boats fished! The top 3 are as follows: 1. Reelin’ N’ Dealin’ – 3 White Marlin (on time) 2. Chasin’ Tail – 3 White Marlin 3. Victory Lap – 2 White Marlin Good luck to everyone tomorrow!
September 3, Backlash, Wave Runner, and Top Notch fished inshore while the Rebel fished offshore and had a great labor day! Offshore the Rebel came in with 3 White Marlin releases and a handful of Dolphin! Our inshore boats also did well, Top Notch came back with a nice 52 inch Cobia, and Spanish Mackerel! Backlash came in from their inshore trip with a nice catch of Spanish Mackerel.
August 2, Backlash, Rebel, Top Notch, and Wave Runner fished offshore, while Capt. Cheryl fished inshore. Our offshore boats had a great day Marlin fishing!! Backlash returned to the docks with 1 Blue Marlin, 7 White Marlin, and 2 Spearfish releases! Rebel also had a great day offshore coming back with 8 White Marlin releases and their limit of Tilefish! Capt. Russ on the Top Notch came in from offshore with 4 White Marlin and 2 Spearfish releases. Inshore Capt. Cheryl brought back a nice catch of Spanish Mackerel, and a Houndfish!
September 1, the High Hopes, Wave Runner, and Capt. Cheryl fished Inshore. Backlash and Top Notch fished Offshore. High Hopes fished off of the Sandbridge Beach area, and brought in a nice catch of Spanish Mackerel! Capt. Cheryl had a nice catch of Spanish Mackerel as well as a heart breaking, Kingfish, that just got away. Backlash came back with 6 White Marlin releases, and about 30 Dolphin! Top Notch had a great day offshore, coming back with a nice meat haul including, Dolphin and Tilefish
August 31, Capt. Cheryl, Top Notch, and Wave Runner fished inshore, and the Rebel and Backlash fished Offshore. Inshore the boats caught a nice load of Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish, as well as a nice sized Kingfish brought in by the Wave Runner! The Backlash returned with 4 out of 5 White Marlin releases as well as a nice meat haul of Dolphin! The Rebel also fished offshore and came back with their limit of Dolphin as well as 2 Blue Marlin and 2 White Marlin releases!
On Thursday, August 30, the Rebel fished offshore, while the High Hopes and Top Notch fished inshore. The Rebel returned to the docks with a huge haul of Dolphin as well as releases for 3 out of 5 White Marlin! High Hopes brought back a nice Cobia along with some Spanish Mackerel & Bluefish! Top Notch had a great day inshore fishing for Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish!
On Wednesday, August 29 we had the Backlash and WaveRunner offshore as well as the Capt. Cheryl and High Hopes inshore. The Backlash and WaveRunner once again hit the docks with huge meat hauls and some exhausted anglers! Tons of Dolphin between the two of them and also a really nice Wahoo for the WaveRunner. Inshore, the High Hopes caught all the Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish their anglers could ever want! The Capt. Cheryl, who also fished inshore, went out for some action and spent the first part of their trip catching and releasing loads of Bluefish and Mackerel. However, they then decided to change things up and add a little variety to their dinner and went Flounder fishing. They caught some really nice keeper …
On Tuesday, August 28 we had the Backlash, Rebel and Top Notch offshore as well as the Capt. Cheryl fishing inshore. The Backlash hit the docks with a major meat haul of Dolphin ensuring their customers had dinner for days! The Rebel also came back with a major meat haul consisting of Seabass, Blueline Tilefish, Snowy Grouper, Black Bellied Rosefish and also a Blue Marlin release. The Top Notch got in on the meat haul as well coming back home with an awesome catch of Dolphin and Blueline Tilefish! Inshore, the Capt. Cheryl crushed the Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish only keeping what would be good for dinner and throwing back tons more! Plenty of action for those anglers! Overall, the fishing has remained steadily great …
On Monday, August 27 we had both the Backlash and the Rebel out on overnight trips! The Backlash came in with a nice catch of Dolphin, a Blue Marlin, White Marlin and 2 Sailfish rounding out an awesome GRAND SLAM for them! The Rebel came in with a giant meat haul and mixed bag consisting of Hake, Conger Eels, Black Bellied Rosefish, Seabass, Blueline Tilefish, Golden Tilefish, Dolphin, Snowy Grouper, a Blue Marlin and a White Marlin! Overall an awesome day (& night!) for the Backlash and the Rebel.
On August 26, Top Notch and Wave Runner fished inshore while Capt. Cheryl, the Rebel, and Backlash fished offshore. The Top Notch and Wave Runner came in with Spanish Mackerel and Bluefish. The Rebel had a great time offshore! They returned from an over night trip with A Blue Marlin a White Marlin and a huge meat haul including Dolphin, Rosefish, Tilefish, and Seabass! The Backlash also fished an overnight trip, coming back with Dolphin, as well as a Blue Marlin, a White Marlin, and two Sailfish releases. Capt. Cheryl caught a limit of Tile fish, Hammer Head Shark, Dolphin and 4 false albacore!